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The Ministry of Defense and the State Committee for Work with Religious Associations held joint events in military units 24 February 2018

According to the plan of joint activities for 2018 between the Ministry of Defense and the State Committee for Work with Religious Associations, meetings were held in the formations and types of troops of Azerbaijan Army.

Azerbaijan Defense Minister took part in the events dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armed Forces of Belarus 23 February 2018

The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, who is on a visit to Minsk, took part in the solemn ceremony dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus.

Legal knowledge of military personnel of the Azerbaijan Army is being improved 23 February 2018

In accordance with the joint action plan between the Ministry of Defense and the Military Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Azerbaijan aimed at strengthening the rule of law and military discipline, as well as preventing crimes in the Azerbaijan Army, a meeting entitled "Establishing mutual relationships among servicemen according to the requirements of the military regulations is one of the important responsibilities" was held in the military unit of the Naval Forces.

Azerbaijan Defense Minister left for Minsk 22 February 2018

On February 22, the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has left for Minsk, the Republic of Belarus.

Unified Coordination Group held a meeting in the Naval Forces of Azerbaijan 22 February 2018

A working group meeting was held to determine the command and control on interoperability at sea and establishing the unified coordination process.

A quadrocopter of the Armenian armed forces has been intercepted 21 February 2018

As a result of the vigilance of our units, a quadrocopter, belonging to the armed forces of Armenia that has attempted to fly over the positions of the Azerbaijan Army in the Fuzuli direction of the front was timely detected and intercepted on February 21.

Azerbaijan and Iran expand military cooperation 21 February 2018

The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the delegation led by the Minister of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics of the Islamic Republic of Iran Brigadier General Amir Hatami on February 21.

Ceasefire monitoring is ended with no incident 21 February 2018

The ceasefire monitoring exercise on the Azerbaijan and Armenia state border in the direction of Kazakh region, held in accordance with the mandate of Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office on February 21, ended with no incident.

Azerbaijan Defense Minister to pay a working visit to Belarus 20 February 2018

Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov will depart for Minsk on February 22 at the invitation of the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Belarus, Lieutenant General Andrei Ravkov.

Cultural events were held in the foremost military units of the Azerbaijan Army 20 February 2018

According to the instructions of the Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, mobile propaganda groups of the Central House of Officers named after Hazi Aslanov and the House of Officers of the Ganja Garrison conducted cultural events in the units stationed on the forward defense line.